The Distinguish Between Information Security and Privacy

Alia M AlSulaimi


People, on the global scale, are either with government surveillance on information to ensure their safety or against it to protect their own privacy. Therefore, this paper sheds light on both sides and shows possible solutions to reveal the distinguish between information security and privacy. They represent two different and complementary domains of action. Security and privacy represent essential elements of an interconnected world of information. In this world, the demand for access to personal information is strong and increasing; it’s required to adjust products people’s taste. Security plays a role for the state in controlling and monitoring the transactions and movements.

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